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    Sale 5357

    Christie's Interiors

    8 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 538

    An English musical eight day longcase clock movement and dial

    JOHN MILES, STROUD. LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

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    An English musical eight day longcase clock movement and dial
    John Miles, Stroud. Late 18th Century and later
    The 12 in. wide brass dial signed John Wise STROUD, with engraved rustic scene, filled date square to the centre, anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, subsidiary musical movement with later brackets and playing on a nest of eight bell via 16 hamers (assembly now detatched), with restorations and adaptations
    17in. (43cm.) high


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